A photograph is a kind of language. It is supposed to help us see the world. It should be used to add to what we know.
Winogrand means that the image becomes something different as a result of its framing. I think he framed beautifully. I do not believe his work was haphazard. He knew where he was and anticipated the subject.
Abstraction is meant to provoke the viewer. It is meant to spark the imagination, it begs for an answer, it compels contemplation.
Every part of a photograph should contribute to the understanding of the whole image.
“My goal as a photographer is not to be like anyone else. I want to be unique in my vision………”
“The world doesn’t come to us in a frame of rules…………” RULES – What rules? RULES – What rules? RULES – What rules
I’ve grown to look for it to happen. But most of the time, it just occurs. It is one of those things that makes an image that much more wonderful. It is sometimes referred to as an echo.
The term landscape has very broad interpretation. It need not be limited to the usual trite representations we’ve seen a million times before. The best landscapes are…
Truth is a form…Photography…Camera…Truth is a form…Photography…Camera
It can become a bit boring to always see bridled conformity to most “camera club” standards. Breaking away from closed-minded rules will free you photographically.